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Ann and Noel mix soft with hard

A careful blend of quiet Resene colours has resulted in a stunning home that responds to its wind-swept Wairarapa setting. more

Ann and Noel mix soft with hard
 
Square square colour information iconResene Memphis Belle
is a generous fruity red, deeply influenced by soft pinks and oranges.
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Create this sparkling entranceway

Stylist and interior designer LeeAnn Yare creates this stunning entrance foyer using the popular combinations of grey, yellow and orange. more

 Create this sparkling entranceway

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Unlikely colour combos

Warm muted colours and saturated pastels are making their mark on homewares and interiors. more

Unlikely colour combos

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Summer loving

We love our outdoor living, that’s for sure. And now that the weather seems to have turned, it’s a good time to check whether your ... more

Summer loving
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Square square colour information iconResene Resolution Blue
is a bright bold blue, full of determination and endeavour.
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Square square colour information iconResene Scrumptious
is a frolic of clear magenta pink, irresistible and delicious.
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Win: A little luxury

The beautiful Koha shower collection features innovative Methven Satinjet® technology ... more

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Win: All set for summer dining

Give your table setting a treat with these gorgeous bakery ... more

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Win: Cleaning made easy

If you’re all for making chores around the home simpler ... more

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Six easy paint ideas

It’s amazing what you can do with a small amount of paint and a bit of inspiration. Take a look at some of these clever ... more

Six easy paint ideas

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Gay and Jon mix old and new

A newly built home was the perfect canvas for a makeover using Resene white, black and grey. more

Gay and Jon mix old and new

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Amanda’s creative cultural fusion

In her just-released book, 'Green Modern', Claire McCall visits houses built for sustainability, including this Coromandel hideaway. more

Amanda’s creative cultural fusion

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Sheer magic: today’s wood stains

Stains now come in a wide range of exciting shades, and are a perfect way to add colour to timber. more

Sheer magic: today’s wood stains

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A splash of citrus

A shot of Resene yellow paint and its close cousin, orange, are creating a splash as accent colours around the home. more

A splash of citrus

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Let nature lead you

Many successful interior colour schemes take nature as their inspiration. more

Let nature lead you

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Amanda tackles an 80s makeover

Sparkling sea views, a scenic reserve next door… it’s not rocket science as to why the colour palette for this Auckland home was inspired by ... more

Amanda tackles an 80s makeover

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Grey and indigo: the new deep neutrals

Paler greys, inky blues and shades of indigo are turning up on walls everywhere. Here's how to get the look. more

Grey and indigo: the new deep neutrals

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An unlikely colour combo

Red, yellow, grey – stylist Vanessa Nouwens shows us how to make this colour combo work for you. more

An unlikely colour combo

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Kate and Dave take to the country

This couple left the bright city lights and moved to a peaceful homestead in the countryside. more

Kate and Dave take to the country

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Resene Total Colour Awards: winners announced!

A rainbow of waterfront buildings, playfully-coloured ceilings and a retro coastal bach – some of the highlights from last night’s Resene Total Colour Awards. more

Resene Total Colour Awards: winners announced!

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4 fab colour-shot kitchens

Still wedded to the idea of a white kitchen? These colourful kitchens might change your mind. more

4 fab colour-shot kitchens

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Learn how to create this gorgeous study

LeeAnn Yare uses a palette of summery pastels for this gorgeous study. See how you can too. more

Learn how to create this gorgeous study

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How to fake it

Hyper-realistic imagery, clever use of paint, and more tricks to fake it (in the very best way) in the home. more

How to fake it

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Talia and Chris cross to the dark ...

A love affair with black and white extends to this couple's recently renovated Dunedin villa. more

Talia and Chris cross to the dark side

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Resene's new collection of colours

Resene's latest The Range fashion fandeck has been released, introducing a rich array of exciting new colours. more

Resene's new collection of colours

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Fashion forward

The little black dress takes a back seat, as fashion students unveil designs inspired by different shades of Resene paint. more

Fashion forward

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These are two lucky kids

The Plimmer kids were in for a treat when their parents inherited money from a relative – both getting a colourful bedroom makeover and a ... more

 These are two lucky kids

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Be a glamazon

Who doesn’t like a dash of glitz, a bit of bling and lashings of glamour? more

Be a glamazon

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1 look, 4 ways: open-plan living and ...

In an excerpt from our popular Habitat Plus interior colour schemes booklet, we check out how different a living area and dining room can look ... more

1 look, 4 ways: open-plan living and dining room

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Cosy up with colour

It took a while – not that we’re complaining – but winter is now here in full force. All it takes is a couple of ... more

Cosy up with colour

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